The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and Parts Adjacent, vol. 2

Allen, Thomas
1828

Cutlers. 18.

Cutlers. 18.

Arms.Arms granted 16 Edw, iv, 1476, Gu. three pair of swords in saltier ar. hilts and pomels or, viz. two pair in chief, and one in base. Crest. An elephant ar. armed or; on his back a castle of the last, the trappings, girts, &c. of the second; in the top of the tower two pennons inclining to the dexter and sinister, gu. Supporters. Two elephants, ar. Motto. Pour parvenir a bonnefoi.

The cutlers' company was incorporated by king Henry V. in the year 1417, by the style of The master, wardens, and commonalty of the mystery of cutlers of London. The cutlers formerly were three companies, viz. bladers,Smiths that forged blades. haftmakers,Makers of the hafts of blades. and sheathmakers.Makers of sheaths for swords; daggers, knives, &c.

It is a livery company, governed by a master, two wardens, and twenty-one assistants.

The hall of this company is situated in Cloak-lane; it is a small brick building.

The Names of the Company of Cutlers, from the Records in the Chapter-house. Hugh HolmesJohn Sterop Thomas AtkynsonRobert Bell John GilesRobert Haryson John WilfordMiles a Northe John HarrisonAntony Messyngere John HaylandWillm. Aleyn Marion GarrettJohn Key Willm. SyrmondsonAntony Togyll Willm. MarlerThomas Jacson John HawkynsWillm. Chatborne, Richard CarterJohn Fforster Thomas ClyffArche Wykham John SmytheJohn Symondson Cristofer A LeeNicholas Humfrey John BartonRobert Eltham Thomas WormeChad Scott John ButtWillm. Thorpp Henr. HeymondRaufe Bryce John PorterJohn Myghell Willm. PageThomas Ffyreby Rogier GrisswellWillm. Smythe John Leycestr.Thomas Owen Thomas HumfreyRichard Ffanser John CrathorneThomas Colynson John ThornetonMighell Baker Richard RomeHenry Johnson Rogier CurwynRichard Barrett John JeromRichard Colynson Willm. HarysonThomas Malynger Robert LashfordGeorge Bowre Hugh BoswellThomas Thorpp John YewardSymond Bowmer Willm. Symondson

. Gu. pair of swords in saltier ar. hilts and pomels , viz. pair in chief, and in base. . An elephant armed ; on his back a castle of the last, the trappings, girts, &c. of the ; in the top of the tower pennons inclining to the dexter and sinister, . elephants, ar. .

Pour parvenir a bonnefoi.

The cutlers' company was incorporated by king Henry V. in the year , by the style of

The master, wardens, and commonalty of the mystery of cutlers of London.

The cutlers formerly were companies, viz. bladers, haftmakers, and sheathmakers.

It is a livery company, governed by a master, wardens, and assistants.

The hall of this company is situated in ; it is a small brick building.

 
 
Footnotes:

[] Arms granted 16 Edw, iv, 1476,

[] Smiths that forged blades.

[] Makers of the hafts of blades.

[] Makers of sheaths for swords; daggers, knives, &c.

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 Title Page
 Dedication
 CHAPTER I: History of London, from the Accession of William and Mary, to the reign of George the Second
 CHAPTER II: History of London during the reign of George the Second
 CHAPTER III: History of London from the Accession of George the Third, to the year 1780
 CHAPTER IV: History of London continued to the Union
 CHAPTER V: History of London from the Union to the Jubilee, 1809
 CHAPTER VI: History of London from the Jubilee to the Peace of 1814
 CHAPTER VII: History of London continued to the accession of George the Fourth
 CHAPTER VIII: Account of the Civil Government of the City by Portreves, Bailiffs, and Mayors, with a list of the latter...
 CHAPTER IX: An account of the Aldermen and Sheriffs, with a list of the latter
collapseCHAPTER X: Lists and brief Accounts of the various Officers and Courts within the City
collapseCHAPTER XI: Some account of the Ecclesiastical Government of the city of London, with a List and Biographical Notices of the Bishops of the see
collapseCHAPTER XII: Some Account of the Military Government of London, and the Artillery Company
collapseCHAPTER XIII: An Account of the twelve principal Companies of the City of London
collapseCHAPTER XIV: An Account of the Companies of the City of London, alphabetically arranged
 CHAPTER XV: An Account of the River Thames
collapseCHAPTER XVI: Historical and topographical account of London Bridge, Westminster Bridge, Blackfriars Bridge, Waterloo Bridge, Southwark Bridge, and the Thames Tunnel
collapseCHAPTER XVII: Topographical and Historical Account of the Tower of London
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